Tom Goldman

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U.S. Athletes Competing In Olympic Trials For A Shot At Tokyo

Monday, June 21, 2021

The delayed Tokyo Olympics will begin in July. Despite continued COVID-19 uncertainty surrounding the games, U.S. athletes are going through the Olympic trials for the right to compete in Tokyo.


Saturday Sports: Rafael Nadal And Naomi Osaka Will Not Compete At Wimbledon

Saturday, June 19, 2021

The latest in the NBA playoffs, Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka's decisions to miss Wimbledon, and the MLB's continuing crackdown on sticky substances.


Plans For Tokyo Summer Olympics Are Moving Full Steam Ahead

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Despite skepticism over holding the Tokyo Summer Olympics, organizers, athletes and the main rights-holding TV broadcaster are charging ahead. NBC announced a record 13 days of Olympic trial coverage.


Koepka-DeChambeau Feud Is Creating A Lot Of Buzz In World Of Golf

Thursday, June 17, 2021

At the U.S. Open, the attention won't only be focused on golf swings but about a growing feud between two of the sport's star players: Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau.


Congress Urged To Act As States Start Allowing Outside Cash For Student Athletes

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Nearly 20 states will soon allow NCAA athletes to accept cash for the use of their image, name and likeness. Many say the result will be unfair advantages for some schools unless Congress acts.


Saturday Sports: NFL To End 'Race Norming'

Saturday, June 05, 2021

The latest in the NBA playoffs, the NFL's decision to end the practice of "race norming," and an upcoming boxing match between former champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and influencer Logan Paul.


Crowds Are Finally Back At NBA Arenas — Along With A Rash Of Bad Fan Behavior

Wednesday, June 02, 2021

The NBA playoffs are in full swing — and some of the excitement has spilled over into ugly fan incidents directed at players. Several fans have been ejected and, in some cases, arrested.


NBA Arenas Have Been Opening — With A Rash Of Fan Incidents Toward Players

Wednesday, June 02, 2021

The NBA playoffs are underway. And, for the first time in a year, fans are part of the experience. Teams are opening arenas to more spectators and it's led to a curious problem: fans behaving badly.


Batters Try To Keep Up In The MLB's 'Year Of The No-Hitter'

Friday, May 28, 2021

It's the year of the no-hitter in the MLB. Pitchers are dominating the game and worrying officials about the lack of offensive excitement. How are the experts who train hitters fighting back?


A Researcher Is Trying To Settle The Transgender Athlete Debate — Using Science

Monday, May 24, 2021

The debate on whether transgender females should be allowed to play women's sports has become increasingly politicized. One transgender athlete and researcher is forging a middle ground with science.


Saturday Sports: NBA Playoffs Begin, Tokyo Olympics, MLB

Saturday, May 22, 2021

We discuss just what is going on with all these no-hitters in the MLB, the start of NBA playoffs, and how the Summer Olympics will move ahead despite a pandemic-induced state of emergency in Tokyo.


Calls To Cancel Both Tokyo And Beijing Olympics Grow Louder

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

The drumbeat for canceling the Tokyo Summer Olympics gets louder every day. There are also strong calls to boycott the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics because of China's alleged human rights abuses.


Saturday Sports: Trailblazers Win Over Lakers In High Stakes Showdown

Saturday, May 08, 2021

We take a look at last night's LA Lakers and Portland Trail Blazers game, the gruelling Play-In tournament and a mark a first for athletes with Down Syndrome in the world of collegiate sports.


NFL Wants Draft To Symbolize A Return To Normal Amid Pandemic

Thursday, April 29, 2021

The NFL Draft is in person again, and after last year's virtual event, the league wants it to represent a return to normal. But there will be plenty of reminders of a still present pandemic.


Saturday Sports: Start-Up League Eyes NCAA's Turf, Unlikely Pro Teams' Hot Streak

Saturday, April 24, 2021

The NCAA may soon find itself in competition with another collegiate league, and some professional teams — the New York Knicks and the Oakland A's — are on a winning streak.


Saturday Sports: Normalcy Returns To Sports World After Year Of Canceled Games

Saturday, April 10, 2021

Sports schedules seem to be slowly going back to normal while the scrutiny on the NCAA persists beyond March Madness.


Gonzaga's Undefeated Season Ends As Baylor Is Crowned Champion

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

The Gonzaga Bulldogs went into the men's championship basketball game undefeated. After the final buzzer, it was the Baylor Bears who were victorious. Baylor beat Gonzaga 86-70.


Gonzaga To Battle Baylor For Men's College Hoops Title

Monday, April 05, 2021

The game should be two complete, deep basketball teams going at each other. Fans hope that's how it turns out.


Major League Baseball Is Back Under COVID-19 Restrictions

Friday, April 02, 2021

Despite a reduced audience due to the pandemic, excitement was in the air as "Play Ball!" was heard at all of Major League Baseball's stadiums yesterday.


Major League Baseball Is Back — Mostly

Thursday, April 01, 2021

Major League Baseball Opening Day is here and it's the first time in a year that fans can catch a regular season game. But because of COVID-19, most stadiums won't be filled anywhere near capacity.